Nov 23, 2012 4:00am PST
and if it's successful the program will expand to other big cities like boston, new york and chicago. >>> some incredible sports highlights are straight ahead, plus just 12 short years ago it was billed as the tallest and fastest wooden coaster, but now no more. we're going to tell you why. >>> weekend forecast is definitely talking about the big chill. all those details coming up. you're watching "early today." >>> well, good morning. some other stories making news across america now. hundreds of volunteers helped serve thousands of men, women, and children in need of a traditional thanksgiving dinner at the midnight mission in los angeles. it was a festive atmosphere for the diners, many of whom are homeless. legendary actor dick van dyke who helps out every year says serving at the mission makes his holiday. >>> meanwhile, in sacramento, nearly 28,000 runners and walkers took part in the 19th annual run to feed the hungry race. it raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for the sacramento food bank. >>> east and west coasters took to the streets thanksgiving morning in turkey trot
Nov 23, 2012 6:00am PST
run smoothly, they're going to expand it next year to boston, chicago and new york. >>> 6:32. if you're going to brave though malls and you're going to be ready to brave that cold weather too, let's get a look at the forecast with christina loren. >> hey, good morning to you, laura and marla. good morning to you at home. is this a fantastic way to start out a black friday or what? it is crisp out there but you don't have to fight through the fog to reach your destination. maybe you want to shop in downtown san francisco. getting there won't be a problem but make sure you have your coat ready to go because it is chilly out there. let's show you san jose. temperatures are running nice and mild this morning in some parts of the bay area. san jose, for instance, we're in the upper 40s, close to about 50 degrees. it's going to be a mild start to the day here but watch out up in napa, 36 degrees. and you have one mile and three-quarters of visibility so we are seeing deep pockets of fog start to develop. what's happening is the fog is creeping in from the delta so watch out from fresno to
Nov 23, 2012 12:35am PST
want to make predictions? >> i would like to say the patriots. i'm from boston, right? [ cheers and applause ] >> and i'm a giants fan, so ha-ha-ha. >> jimmy: yeah, yeah. so, giants/patriots? >> i mean, stephen hawking could burn that secondary, you know? >> jimmy: oh, my gosh. >> oh, yeah. >> jimmy: speaking of -- wait, wait. >> that's our show, by the way. >> jimmy: but, wait. so were you saying giants/patriots super bowl? >> i hope not. >> i mean, giants/patriots, that was last year. and i'm a giant fan. it was great. we won. the second time, brady, the mr. pretty boy, gisele bundchen. >> don't start. >> yeah. >> eli manning. >> jimmy: bundchen. >> gisele bundchen. >> jimmy: that's not her name. bundchen. >> no, i like saying it like that, though. when i see brady, i just go "giselle bundchen. >> jimmy: but tom brady, he is amazing. >> tom brady -- i'm for gay marriage. i'd marry him tomorrow. >> jimmy: you would. really would, yeah. he is that good. >> well, i was on the fence about him. >> jimmy: well, you didn't like eli at first. >> well, eli -- eli lives in my hometown o
Nov 23, 2012 7:00am PST
to be walking down main street inri roslindal in boston saying thank you to the community. >> this is the third year you've done it. have you seen tangible results? is it actually helping beyond the one day? >> i think we've seen an increase in sales and we've seen a carry over of people really understanding the importance of small businesses. i mean, this has real become a movement. you have over 300 community organizations that have supported small business saturday, elected officials in all 50 states. the senate passed a unanimous resolution. how often does that happen in washington? >> that's right. >> and last year we had the president and his two daughters shopping at a local bookstore in washington so i think what's important is, this is not just about small business saturday. it's really the kickoff for the holiday season and a kickoff for support of small business saturd saturday. >> across the administration you're going to be seeing this again. many will be out shopping. many in my cabinet already have plans, and you probably have plans too. >> absolutely. i'll be out tomorrow, guys.